Sleep duration and metabolic syndrome in adult populations: a meta-analysis of observational studies

@inproceedings{Ju2013SleepDA,
  title={Sleep duration and metabolic syndrome in adult populations: a meta-analysis of observational studies},
  author={S Ju and W-S Choi},
  booktitle={Nutrition & Diabetes},
  year={2013}
}
Objective:Epidemiological studies have repeatedly investigated the association between sleep duration and metabolic syndrome. However, the results have been inconsistent. This meta-analysis aimed to summarize the current evidence from cross-sectional and prospective cohort studies that evaluated this.Data sources:Relevant studies were identified by systematically searching the PubMed, Cochrane CENTRAL, EMBASE and PsycINFO databases through November 2012 without language restriction.Study… CONTINUE READING